NARRAGANSETT, RI – Two Lila Delman associates were named as top brokers in Rhode Island as a part of REAL Trend’s “America’s Best Real Estate Agents,” the newly issued ranking report produced by REAL Trends and sponsored by Zillow Group. Melanie Delman, President of Lila Delman Real Estate International, and Lori Joyal, Managing Broker for Lila Delman’s Watch Hill Office, ranked among the top five associates by sales volume in Rhode Island, with Melanie Delman taking the number one spot.

“Being recognized for the time and effort I have dedicated to my clients and my company is a welcomed accolade,” said Melanie Delman. “It is an honor to be noted as the #1 individual by sales volume in Rhode Island.” REAL Trends ranks over 12,000 residential real estate professionals solely based on their excellence in real estate sales. All production numbers are independently verified by a third party in order to ensure accuracy and report integrity. This group of highly successful real estate sales associates represents less than 1 percent of all real estate experts in the United States.


Lila Delman founded the company’s original office in Narragansett over 50 years ago. Since then, Lila Delman Real Estate International has grown to include 6 strategically located offices, over 100 associates, a marketing department that creatively uses online social media, and an award-winning website. Utilizing international marketing partners such as Christie’s International Real Estate, Mayfair International Realty and Luxury Portfolio, the firm is consistently a frontrunner in the luxury market. For more information, please visit

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